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Pygmalion Picks

Pygmalion Picks

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Mar 15th 2018

My Fair Lady triumphantly opened on Broadway 62 years ago today to begin its record-setting original six-and-a-half year run and – by George, we’re getting it! – the eagerly anticipated new Lincoln C

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The Song of Gladys

The Song of Gladys

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 18th 2015

Gladys Cooper (1888-1971), born this day in 1888, was one of the great beauties of the British stage, growing in acting prowess and critical esteem throughout the first three decades of the 20th ce

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From Firth to Last

From Firth to Last

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 10th 2015

Today award-winning actor/international heartthrob Colin Firth turns 55, and throughout his 30+-year career has played an outstanding range of roles since his first breakthrough in the 1983 London

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